International recording star and seven-time Grammy Award winner Taylor Swift is currently in Manila for a one-night concert on Friday night, June 6, at the MOA Arena. The concert is part of her 14-month long “Red” Tour, that includes performances in other Asian countries such as Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.
Bangkok, Thailand was supposed to be part of the tour but organizers canceled the concert set on June 9 due to the ongoing political unrest in the country. On her Twitter account (@taylorswift13) last May 27, Taylor tweeted, “I’m sending my love to the fans in Thailand. I’m so sad about the concert being cancelled.”
Taylor and her official 80-member entourage arrived arrived at the Manila International Airport Thrusday afternoon on-board an AirAsia 180-seater Airbus A320 with specially-designed Taylor Swift aircraft livery.
In the RED Tour Manila concert, Taylor will perform songs from her hit “Red” album like 22, I Knew You Were Trouble and We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together. It’s her second time to perform in Manila after her 2011 concert.